Dial A Ride Service

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-01-30
Session date: 
January 30, 2007
Reference: 
2007/0007
Question By: 
Valerie Shawcross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

When will Dial-a-Ride tackle the culture in the depots which refuse to take people outside their boroughs and move to a guarantee to take people within a five mile radius?

Answer

Answer for Dial A Ride Service

Answer for Dial A Ride Service

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The policy of Dial-a-Ride is to endeavor to fulfill all requests for journeys of five miles or less, and not to operate only within borough boundaries. If you have any specific cases you wish to raise, TfL would be happy to investigate.